Mesabi Trail


Fisherman's Point Campground

15 minutes from the Mesabi Trail - 93 secluded wooded campsites, most on lake shore; Boat Docks, Fishing Pier, Electrical Hookups, Children's Playground, Bike Rental, Fire Rings, and beautiful Paved Hiking and Biking Paths that weave through the woods. Due to COVID-19, camping is currently restricted to residents of the Mesabi East School District. This is a ever-changing situation, call or check the website for updates & changes.

5401 Campground Road
Hoyt Lakes, MN 55750
Phone: 218-225-3337

Itasca County Fairgrounds - Campground

Picturesque camping "under the pines" at the start of the Mesabi Trail. Amenities available: shower & restroom facilities, laundry, electrical hook-ups, dump station, fishing & swimming lake, walking or biking distance to downtown & restaurants.

1336 Fairgrounds Road
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
Phone: 218-326-6470

Gilbert Sherwood Forest Campground

In the heart of the Iron Range, all campsites offer a spectacular view of Lake Ore-Be-Gone, a huge mine pit lake spanning over 140 acres! A modern "mecca" for water skiers, fishermen, swimmers and divers. Come enjoy the hospitality and beauty, direct access to the Mesabi Trail.

301 Lake Ore-Be-Gone Drive
Gilbert, MN 55748
Phone: 218-748-2221

Heritage Park & Campground - Embarrass

Hiking & walking trails just steps away, a canoe portage to the Embarrass River and the newest section of the Mesabi Trail. Enjoy a beautiful pavilion for a picnic, or visit the nearly Nelimark Farmstead, Museum and Finnish craft shop. Open May 1 to Sept 30. Following state guidelines for distancing and cleaning procedures.

4789 Salo Road
Embarrass, MN 55732
Phone: 218-410-7743 (May -Sept) or 218-984-2084

Mountain Iron West Two Rivers Campground

Located on West Two Rivers Reservoir 4 miles west of Virginia, 12 miles east of MN Discovery Center, and 1 mile south of the Mesabi Trail. Amenities: 50 sites, showers, flush toilets, picnic pavilion, beach, fishing pier, boat access, volleyball and 18 holes of Disc Golf.

4988 Campground Rd
Mt Iron, MN 55768
Phone: 218-735-8831 or 218-748-7570

Eveleth Veterans Park on Ely Lake

Eveleth Veterans Park on Ely Lake is the perfect vacation spot for tent & RV camping with showers, restrooms, and play equipment. Come enjoy a day in the sun with the kids at our sandy beach.

4392 Miller Trunk Road
Eveleth, MN 55734
Phone: 218-744-7491

Biwabik Vermilion Trail Campground

625 Highway 135
Biwabik, MN 55708
Phone: 218-865-6705 (May to Sept) 218-750-1966 (Feb to April)
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